The Knowledge Leader role is new and is an evolution of our science and media roles. It has been created to reflect our method of adventure, personal development and knowledge. Our aspiration is this role will allow greater flexibility for Leaders to play to their strengths and expertise to design and deliver engaging, relevant and meaningful projects for our Explorers. The role of a Knowledge Leader is to Lead a group (“Fire”) of approximately 12 explorers (participants) in partnership with a second, and possibly third Leader and to give direction and inspire curiosity in science, media and the environment they are in.
Depending on your professional background, please select either Media Leader, or Science Leader in the application form to be considered for the role of Knowledge Leader. We are also looking for individuals to take on the role of Chief Knowledge Leader, this position will be offered to individuals following the assessment process.
Compulsory training dates: Leader Induction: 21st-23rd February 2020 (TBC), Leader Training: 27th-29th March 2020 Cumbria, Explorer Briefing 24th-26th April 2020, 16hr Wilderness First Aid Course May 2020 (TBC).
Assessment days: Our final assessment day for 2019 is 9th December and we will be confirming dates for early 2020 soon.